Section 8 Waiting Lists in Pennsylvania

There are 88 housing authorities in Pennsylvania which offer the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Program. For more on the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher program visit the Housing Choice Voucher section of our Low Income Housing Renter's Guide.

As of October 22nd 2017, there are 20 Section 8 waiting lists that are open now, opening soon, or always open.

Section 8 Waiting Lists Open Indefinitely

There are 20 Section 8 Housing Choice Vouchers in Pennsylvania Waiting Lists that are either always open or that have not announced a closing date.

Waiting List Serves
Schuylkill County Housing Authority Schuylkill County, Tremont, Pottsville +9 More
Delaware County Housing Authority Delaware County, Chester, Darby +69 More
Mifflin County Housing Authority Mifflin County, Belleville, Reedsville +35 More
Lebanon County Housing Authority Lebanon County, Annville, Palmyra +1 More
Sunbury Housing Authority Sunbury
Shamokin City Housing Authority Shamokin, Coal
Carbon County Housing Authority Carbon County, Weatherly, Nesquehoning +1 More
The Wyoming County Housing and Redevelopment Authorities Wyoming County, Factoryville, Braintrim +24 More
Susquehanna County Housing & Redevelopment Authority Susquehanna County, Great Bend, Hallstead +38 More
Cumberland County Housing Authority Cumberland County, Mechanicsburg, Carlisle +7 More
Centre County Housing Authority Centre County, Philipsburg, Bellefonte +3 More
Fayette County Housing Authority Fayette County, Uniontown, Brownsville +6 More
Westmoreland County Housing Authority Westmoreland County, Greensburg, Delmont +13 More
Housing Authority of the County of Lawrence Lawrence County, New Castle, Wampum +1 More
Huntingdon County Housing Authority Huntingdon County, Orbisonia, Three Springs
Housing Authority of Indiana County Indiana County, Saltsburg, Robinson +2 More
DuBois Housing Authority Dubois
Clarion County Housing Authority Clarion County, Forest County, New Bethlehem +50 More
Oil City Housing Authority Venango County, Franklin, Seneca +32 More
McKean County Redevelopment and Housing Authority McKean County, Ford City, Bradford +23 More

Closed Section 8 Waiting Lists

The following waiting lists have been confirmed to be closed.

Waiting List Closed Date
Philadelphia Housing Authority March 15th, 2010
Scranton Housing Authority -
Allentown Housing Authority August 31st, 2015
Chester Housing Authority December 31st, 2010
Harrisburg Housing Authority March 2nd, 2016
Reading Housing Authority December 18th, 2015
Bethlehem Housing Authority -
Montgomery County Housing Authority November 10th, 2015
Lycoming Housing April 29th, 2016
Housing Authority of the City of York -
Carbondale Housing Authority April 24th, 2017
Housing Authority of the County of Franklin June 7th, 2015
Housing Authority of the County of Dauphin -
Lancaster City Housing Authority -
Housing Authority of the County of Lackawanna July 15th, 2015
City of Pittston Housing Authority -
Wilkes Barre Housing Authority -
Berks County Housing Authority -
Lehigh County Housing Authority August 16th, 2016
Lancaster County Housing Authority -
Housing Authority of the City of Pittsburgh -
Housing Authority of the City of Erie -
Housing Authority of the County of Beaver -
Washington County Housing Authority -
Johnstown Housing Authority -
Altoona Housing Authority -
Greene County Housing Authority -
Housing Authority of the City of Franklin -
Clearfield County Housing Authority July 1st, 2017
Blair County Housing & Redevelopment Authority -
Allegheny County Housing Authority May 8th, 2017
Housing Authority of the County of Armstrong July 31st, 2017
Housing Authority of the County of Chester -
Housing Authority of Monroe County July 26th, 2017